SONGWON

SONGWON, which was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Ulsan, South Korea, is a leader in the development, production and supply of specialty chemicals. The second largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers worldwide, the SONGWON Industrial Group operates companies all over the world, offering the combined benefits of a global framework and readily accessible local organizations. Dedicated experts work closely together with customers to develop tailor-made solutions that meet individual requirements.

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Songwon Industrial Co., Ltd.
Walzmühlestrasse 48
8500 Frauenfeld
Switzerland
+41 52 635 0000
www.songwon.com

SONGWON announces new appointments in key leadership positions

Elena Scaltritti. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. today announced leadership changes which enhance and expand the Company’s management team and optimally position the organization for continued value creation.

SONGWON appoints its 1st Corporate Sustainability Officer

Olivier Keiser. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. announced today the appointment of Olivier Keiser as the organization's 1st Chief Sustainability Officer.

SONGWON Industrial Group welcomes a new member to its Board of Directors

SONGWON Industrial Group welcomes a new member to its Board of Directors
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) today announced that Markus Oppliger was appointed to its Board of Directors at SONGWON’s Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting (AGM) held in Ulsan, Korea on March 22.

Strong partners, SONGWON & SABO mark another milestone in their collaboration

Strong partners, SONGWON & SABO mark another milestone in their collaboration.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
SONGWON Industrial Group (www.songwon.com), the 2nd largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers in the world and Sabo S.p.A. (www.sabo.com), a world leader in the development and manufacturing of hindered amine light stabilizers (HALS), today marked another milestone in their long-term collaboration.

SONGWON presents expanded range of specialty chemicals for coatings at the European Coatings Show 2019

SONGWON presents expanded range of specialty chemicals for coatings at the European Coatings Show 2019. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)
With a stand designed to give customers a personalized experience reflecting their needs, SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. is present again at the European Coatings Show 2019 (ECS) following its successful debut at the last show. The company is exhibiting a number of products for the first time, including two new stabilizers, an antioxidant and two ranges of functional monomers.

SONGWON Industrial Group delivers a solid result for FY 2018

SONGWON Industrial Group (www.songwon.com) today released its financial results for FY2018. Sales continued to grow in Q4/2018 compared to Q4/2017 and contributed to the overall stable growth over the entire year. SONGWON’s overall consolidated sales revenues for FY 2018 totaled 788,738 Mil. KRW and marks an 8.8% increase over the previous year. 

SONGWON and RPC bpi nordfolien partner to produce sustainable packaging containing 50% recycled PE

(left to right) Christian Knappik, Key Account Manager / Business Unit Chemical Industry, RPC bpi nordfolien, Hwasik Jung, Ulsan Plant Manager & Cord Manegold, Global Business Manager Main AO’s and Blends.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) proudly announces that it has become one of the first chemical companies in the world to package its products in 20kg PE-bags made with 50% recycled PE.

SONGWON announces partnership with Disheng Technology Co., Ltd for UV Absorbers (UVAs)

Mr. Shunichi Watanabe, Regional Manager Asia, SONGWON Industrial Group, Mr. Philippe Schlaepfer, Leader of Performance Chemicals, SONGWON Industrial Group, Mr. Xingping Pan, President of Disheng Group and Mr. Min Tian, General Manager China, SONGWON Industrial Group.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) announced today that it has entered a partnership with Disheng Technology Co., Ltd, located in Jiangsu Province, China for the production of some of its comprehensive range of UVA light stabilizers.

SONGWON expands in-house production in Suwon, South Korea

SONGWON expands in-house production in Suwon, South KoreaA new production line at SONGWON’s site in Suwon, South Korea for the manufacture and distillation of SONGSORB® CS 400 UV stabilizer has become operational. With a total capacity of about 1’000 metric tons, it allows fully backward integrated in-house manufacture of SONGSORB® CS 400 at all stages from intermediate to finished product.

SONGWON extends and enhances the value of its antioxidant product range

SONGWON extends and enhances the value of its antioxidant product range.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)To strengthen and add value to its range of stabilizers for polyols and polyurethane, SONGWON has developed and launched a new antioxidant, SONGNOX® 5057.

SONGWON Industrial Group releases Financial Results for Q3/2018

SONGWON Industrial Group (www.songwon.com) today released its financial results for the 3rd quarter of 2018. In Q3/2018, gross profit amounted to 42,974 Mil. KRW, with sales for the quarter totaling 204,403 Mil. KRW. Profit for the period rose over 2017 by 38.4%, and the Group announced a 12.6% EBITDA for the 3rd quarter of the year.

SONGWON appoints Sea-Land Chemical Company as exclusive distributor for North America

SONGWON appoints Sea-Land Chemical Company as exclusive distributor for North America. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with Sea-Land Chemical Company. Under the terms of the agreement, which takes effect in August, Sea-Land will be the official distribution channel for SONGWON’s products for the market segments: industrial lubricants, transportation lubricants and grease in North America (USA, Canada & Mexico).

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